New York: Random House, 1991. First U.S. Edition, Second Printing. Quarto picture book, 92 pages, VG/VG-; white DJ, red and navy blue lettering to spine: mild overall wear to DJ, "U.S.A. $35.00 / Canada $44.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth spine, navy blue matte paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: very mild wear to boards (very mild fading to edges), minor imperfections to interior, text and illustrations unaffected; Christmas inscription by previous owners to ffep; numerous contributions by the following well-known authors: Joyce Carol Oates, Iris Murdoch, Paul Theroux, Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer, Seamus Heaney, Martin Amis, Erica Jong, Ian McEwan, Nigel Nicolson, Margaret Drabble, Craig Raine, William Boyd, V.S. Pritchett, Doris Lessing, William Golding, Arthur Miller, Ted Hughes, Kazuo Ishiguro, Julian Barnes, John Updike, Susan Sontag, Anthony Burgess, Douglas Adams, and Patrick Leigh Fermor; section for the letter "Q" features a previously unpublished poem by T. S. Elliot, originally written as a letter to Miss Alice Quinn, age 16, pages 57-60, donated by Mrs. Valerie Eliot; one per cent of the proceeds went to the American Friends of AIDS Crisis Trust "for AIDS research and services to people with AIDS," including the aim to reduce prejudice of persons diagnosed with HIV/AIDS; shelved Front Table.
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1993. First U.S. Edition. Large Octavo; pp 248; VG/VG; yellow spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block is clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; arts - modern.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First U.S. Edition. Square quarto, 279 pages, VG-/VG-; blue and white pictorial DJ, yellow lettering to spine: mild overall wear to covers, approximately 1/2" tear to head of DJ; white cloth boards, black lettering to spine: light age-toning to edges of boards; mild age-toning/foxing to edges of boards; mild wear to text-block, light scattered foxing to top; light age-toning to edges/minor imperfections to interior, text and graphics unaffected; interior replete with full-color plates of Hockney's photocollages; shelved Front Table.